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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What causes Anne to feel guilty?
2. How does Anne view every little illness or injury Sam sustains?
3. What is learned about Pammy in Part 9?
4. In what direction does Sam crawl?
5. Who helps Anne resist her cravings?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
One of the most striking characteristics of Anne's prose is her complete honesty. Explain why this is necessary to complete a book of this nature. Would a reader be able to see through fabrications and falsehoods in a book like this? Describe why this format is the perfect background for Anne's personality.
Essay Topic 2
Explain Pammy's role in Anne's life. What is the nature of their friendship? Which one is more nurturing in the relationship? How does the relationship alter, if at all, with the diagnosis of Pammy's breast cancer?
Essay Topic 3
Explain the role of religion and spirituality in Anne's life. What is the nature of Anne's particular devotion to the Virgin Mary? How does Anne exhibit her beliefs in her everyday life?
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